Here are the best and west performing hedge funds so far in 2013. We hardly find it surprising that the woefully named Keynesian Leveraged Quantitative Strategies, which has gotten every part of its name wrong, is among the worst alpha (and amusingly beta) generators so far in 2013.
MTD and YTD performance of select prominent hedge funds. Of note: two hedge funds are outperforming the S&P so far in 2013. The others aren't.
Finally, the full HSBC report through mid-August: